Technology

Technology Will Google bring good fortune to Credit Karma? Will Google bring good fortune to Credit Karma?
Google is betting that good things will happen to Credit Karma, an online service that provides consumers with free copies of the credit scores that define their financial reputations.
Technology Black Twitter growing into online force Black Twitter growing into online force
Black Twitter holds court on pretty much everything from President Barack Obama to the latest TV reality show antics. But Black Twitter can also turn activist quickly. When it does, things happen.
Technology No consensus on notifying victims of data breaches No consensus on notifying victims of data breaches
The data breach at Target Corp. that exposed millions of credit card numbers has focused attention on the patchwork of state consumer notification laws and renewed a push for a single national standard.
Technology Silicon Valley boom eludes many, drives income gap Silicon Valley boom eludes many, drives income gap
The river of money flowing through Silicon Valley has driven housing costs to double in the past five years while wages for low- and middle-skilled workers are stagnant. Now the widening income gap between the wealthy and those left behind is sparking protests.
Technology Dish, Disney deal envisions Internet-delivered TV Dish, Disney deal envisions Internet-delivered TV
Dish Network and Disney have reached a landmark deal that envisions the day when Dish will offer a Netflix-like TV service to people who'd rather stream TV over the Internet than put a satellite receiver on their roof.
Technology Promise and peril in an ultra-connected world Promise and peril in an ultra-connected world
We're in the beginning of a world in which everything is connected to the Internet and with one another, while powerful yet relatively cheap computers analyze all that data for ways to improve lives.